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Man sentenced for trashing Newport motel room

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A St. Paul man was sentenced to probation for damaging a Newport motel in a burst of rage that frightened someone who was with him in the room.


Donald W. Connett, 29, was sentenced for third-degree criminal damage to property, a gross misdemeanor, during a Dec. 20 hearing in Washington County District Court. He pleaded guilty last fall.

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Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
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